Tony See

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Tony See (born 1973) is a philosopher, thinker and writer from Singapore.

He graduated with a PhD from the European Graduate School (EGS), Saas-Fee, Switzerland. He was a student of Giorgio Agamben (Homo Sacer), Michael Hardt (Empire), Jean-Luc Nancy (The Experience of Freedom) and Yves-Alain Bois (Formless).

He graduated with Master of Arts in Philosophy from the National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore. He was a student of Alan Chan in Chinese Philosophy (Two Visions of the Way) and Kathy Ku (Kushan Political Ideology).

His research interest is in the intersections between philosophy, art and media, especially on community, multiculturalism and political thought in contemporary Asia.[1] He is researching French thought in the 1960s, i.e. Derrida, Deleuze, Baudrillard and Foucault, and intellectual and cultural issues in Southeast Asia.

He is a recipient of the National University of Singapore (NUS) Research Scholar Award (1998).[citation needed]

He was a lecturer in International Studies at Monash University.[2]


  • Community Without Identity: The Ontology and Politics of Heidegger, Editor Wolfgang Schirmacher, New York, Dresden: Atropos Press, 2009, ISBN 978-0-9819462-0-7 [3][4]